Anna Shcherbakova’s interview with Channel One

Last week, 16-year-old Anna Shcherbakova won her third consecutive Russian national title in Chelyabinsk. She had just barely managed to recover from pneumonia, which she caught in November, but refused to be stopped. Shcherbakova fought through deep breathes and was first after the short program. In the free skate, she landed two quads and deliveredContinue reading “Anna Shcherbakova’s interview with Channel One”

A few of this season’s most exciting performances so far

2020 has been a difficult year for everyone in every walk of life but it started off well – You Young and Yuma Kagiyama were among the gold medalists at the Winter Youth Olympics, Russians took all of the gold medals and won ten of the total twelve medals at the European Championships, Rika KihiraContinue reading “A few of this season’s most exciting performances so far”

Anna Shcherbakova withdraws from Rostelecom Cup

Just hours before the start of the Russian stage of this season’s ISU Grand Prix series – the 2020 Rostelecom Cup, two-time Russian National champion Anna Shcherbakova withdrew from the competition due to an illness. Originally, it was reported that Shcherbakova could not participate due to medical reasons; however, Russian news publication RIA Novosti reportsContinue reading “Anna Shcherbakova withdraws from Rostelecom Cup”

Tuktamysheva is only lady planning triple axel; Trusova – 3 quads, Shcherbakova – 1

According to the released planned program content, Elizaveta Tuktamysheva will be the only lady attempting a triple axel and Alexandra Trusova is planning three quadruple jumps at the 2020 Rostelecom Cup. Tuktamysheva is widely known for her good jumping technique and ability to land the triple axel. She is planning a triple axel in theContinue reading “Tuktamysheva is only lady planning triple axel; Trusova – 3 quads, Shcherbakova – 1”

Schedule and participants at Rostelecom Cup

This weekend, Moscow will host the third stage of this season’s ISU Grand Prix series – the 2020 Rostelecom Cup. The performances will take place on November 20 and 21, and the gala exhibition will be on November 22. The event will have fans in attendance. Spectators’ seats will be equipped with special spacers forContinue reading “Schedule and participants at Rostelecom Cup”

Instagram story of Valieva and Shcherbakova, by Team Tutberidze

The official Instagram account of Team Tutberidze (@teamtutberidze_official) posted a video of their stars Kamila Valieva and Anna Shcherbakova practicing jumps off the ice. Also seen in the footage is Maya Khromykh. From the Instagram account’s story: Shcherbakova is scheduled to take part in the Russian stage of the ISU Grand Prix series next weekend,Continue reading “Instagram story of Valieva and Shcherbakova, by Team Tutberidze”